North Plainfield Township, Borough of North Plainfield
Somerset County, New Jersey, A.D. 1900*
1 Hendricks Sarah A Head W F Apr 1836 64 W 1 1 N Jer N Jer N Jer Matron 0 Y Y Y H
2 Brewer Hanah B* Helper W F May 1857 63 S N Jer N Jer N Jer Assistant 0 Y Y Y
3 ?edden Catharine S Helper W F July 1877 22 S N Jer N Jer N Jer Assistant 0 Y Y Y
4 ? ? W F Mar 1889 11 S N Jer N Jer N Jer Y Y Y
5 Wagner David Inmate W M Dec 1889 11 S N Jer N Jer N Jer At School Y Y Y
6 Wagner Laura W Inmate W F 1892 8 S N Jer N Jer N Jer At School N N Y
7 Remwinz* Albert Inmate W M 1890 9 S N Jer At School N N Y
8 Remwinz* John Inmate W M 1894 6 S N Jer At School N N Y
9 Remwinz* Mara Inmate W F 1893 3 S N Jer At School
10 Bell David W Inmate W M 1894 6 S N Jer Ireland At School N N Y
11 Bell Robert J Inmate W M 1896 4 S N Jer
12 Klimasesha Mary Inmate W F 1894 6 S N Jer At School N N Y
13 Klimasesha Nellie Inmate W F 1896 3 S N Jer
14 Vannert* Jennie Inmate W F 1891 9 S N Jer At School Y Y Y
15 Kramer Augustus Inmate W M 1889 11 S N Jer At School Y Y Y
16 Kramer Willie Inmate W M 1894 6 S N Jer At School N N Y
17 Morris Lena Inmate W F 1892 8 S N Jer At School Y Y Y
18 Tablet Hanah Inmate W F 1891 8 S N Jer At School Y Y Y
19 Tablet Martin Inmate W M 1894 6 S N Jer At School N N Y
20 Tablet Henry Inmate W M 1896* 4* S
21 Caragan Mary Inmate W F 1895 5 S N Jer At School N N Y
** Transcriber's Notes **
Columns above represent name, relation, color, gender, birth month, birth
year, age, marital status, number of children, number of living children,
birth place, father's birth place, mother's birth place, occupation, months
unemployed, can read, can write, can speak English, home or farm.
Columns omitted are years married, year of immigration, years in United
States, naturalization, months at school, home owned or rented, home owned
free or mortgaged, number of farm schedule.
Transcriber used the abbreviation N Jer for New Jersey, N for no, and Y for
Address of Orphanage: 146 Jackson Ave.
This census was taken June 15, 1900 by L. E. Barkalew, Enumerator.
2 Overwriting on middle initial; looks like B or E, might be O ...
3 Unable to read first letter of surname; might be "H" - Hedden
4 Unable to read name. Surname seems to be approximately four letters long;
and may end with "..ld", or at least "...d" but can't say for certain.
First name seems to end with "..her"; there may be as many as six or
seven letters in this name. The assumption is being made that the
Enumerator entered last name, first, and, first name, last (for this
7-9 Surname is hard to read; looks like it starts with R but it might
begin with B. Surname might be Remwinz/Remwenz, Renewinz/Renewenz,
Benewinz/Benewenz, or something similar to any of these.
14 Might be Vaunert
20 There is some fading with the birth year and age for this person; might
be 1894, 6, respectively.
Ancestry.com, On-line Census Images.
1900 US Federal Census, New Jersey
Somerset County, North Plainfield Township
Borough of North Plainfield
SD 4, ED 87, Sheets 12A-12B; Images 23-24 of 46
Img Ref#: 629-630/Roll: T623 994.
This list was Transcribed by
16 April 2002
for The Orphans' Home Website